Just wanted to say thanks for such a great performance. You guys rocked! Everyone had a blast, and the term "best band ever" was thrown about multiple times.


Baby Soda Jazz Band


Jubilee Stomp

Muskrat Ramble (Roaring '20's Party)

Baby Soda - Live on the Highline

Baby Soda - Live in Washington Square Park

Live at the Village Vanguard

On WPIX 11

Creole Ride Video

NYC Vintage Subway Ride

Live In Chicago

Live in Boston (with special guest vocalist Tamar)

“With your eyes closed, you could have been on Bourbon Street.” –NY Daily News. 

Baby Soda is on the cutting edge of a new movement loosely known as street jazz; with an eclectic set of influences ranging from New Orleans brass bands, jug music, southern gospel and hot jazz. The ensemble doesn’t desire to recreate the past, rather they bring the concept and joy of the music to the present.

Baby Soda is an adaptable and ever changing group made up of New York’s finest musicians; featuring trumpet, accordion, clarinet, washboard, banjo and one string box bass. The band can be seen regularly at some of New York’s finest venues like Cafe Moto, Barbes, The Knitting Factory and the Jalopy Theater. In addition to their busy schedule of club dates, Baby Soda loves performing on the street and in the subway. This allows them to hone their skills and bring the music directly to the people. Both Pediatrics and Geriatrics agree, Baby Soda is the sure cure for the aches and pains of the modern world!

The Baby Soda Jazz Band

Current members of the Baby Soda Collective:

Peter Ford – box bass & vocals
Jared Engel – banjo, plectrum resophonic guitar, low-boy & tuba
Simon Wettenhall – trumpet, cornet, flugelhorn & vocals
Thomas Abbott – clarinet, tenor & alto saxophone
Joe McDonough – trombone & tuba
Kevin Dorn – drums
Marcus Millius – resonator guitar
Matt Koza –  clarinet & tenor saxophoneBaby Soda Jazz Band Wedding
Dan Block – clarinet, tenor & soprano saxophone
Dan Levinson – clarinet & saxophone
Ed Polcer – cornet & vocals
Michael Davis – trumpet
Jim Fryer – trombone & vocals
Emily Asher – trombone & vocals
Arnt Arntzen – banjo & vocals
Rob Atkins – upright bass
Sean Cronin – upright bass
Shane DelRobles – drums & washboard percussion

Baby Soda Jazz Band Wedding


What people are saying about Baby Soda;

“These are high-tone instruments!” –NYPD

“Baby Soda provides a feel good take on vintage Dixieland sounds” –Time Out NY

“This is not bluegrass!” –Peter Ford

“With your eyes closed, you could have been on Bourbon Street.” –NY Daily News

“This is your 2nd warning!” –NYPD

Baby Soda Jazz Band Wedding


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